NEWS ALERT: Read the March 10 news release and preview of the conference on innovation, IP, universities and the global economy.

Organized by: California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit2) and INVNT/IP

Co-Sponsored by:  Jacobs School of Engineering, Rady School of Management, School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IR/PS), and CONNECT.

Media Sponsor: Xconomy.com

Date: Thursday, March 13, 2014
Time: 1:30pm - 6:30pm
Location:  Calit2 Auditorium, Atkinson Hall, UC San Diego 

Parking:  Hopkins Parking Structure, See http://imagination.ucsd.edu/_wp/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/directions-hopkins.pdf. Please allow 15 minutes to park/enter building.

SCHEDULE

1:30: Welcome and Event Overview by Larry Smarr, Calit2

1:45: Remarks by Mark Anderson, INVNT/IP

2:00 - 3:00: The Role of Research Universities in Defining, Protecting, and Innovating with IP Protection in the University
Moderator:  Jane Moores, Assistant Vice Chancellor, UC San Diego Technology Transfer Office (TTO)
Speakers:  Bill Decker/UCSD Technology Transfer, Ramesh Rao/Qualcomm Institute, Alan Kraemer/ComHear

3:00 - 4:00: Supporting Intellectual Property Creation in San Diego
Moderator:  Larry Smarr, Director, Calit2
Speakers:  Albert Pisano/Jacobs School of Engineering, Rory Moore/EvoNexus, Ruprecht von Buttlar/CONNECT

4:00 - 5:00: How Does the Global Economy Expand by the Invention and Protection of Intellectual Property?
Moderator: Bruce Bigelow, Xconomy
Speakers:  David Titus/President, San Diego Venture Group, Ron Reedy/Peregrine Semiconductor, Sujit Dey/Professor, UCSD and Faculty Director, Von Liebig Entrepreneurism Center

5:00 - 6:30: Reception and Demonstrations

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